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Bachelor's Degree
7969 salaries
$37,461 - $113,308  
   
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
1257 salaries
$49,761 - $146,038  
Associate's Degree
668 salaries
$33,996 - $93,919  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
332 salaries
$49,590 - $123,588  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Communication
275 salaries
$34,598 - $103,546  
Doctorate (PhD)
270 salaries
$52,682 - $142,179  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration
247 salaries
$45,319 - $139,227  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance
216 salaries
$58,840 - $148,251  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
186 salaries
$39,980 - $123,777  
Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Jurisprudence, or Master of Law (LLM)
184 salaries
$44,331 - $185,111  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Accounting
183 salaries
$41,712 - $118,799  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Finance
182 salaries
$42,617 - $114,909  
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
167 salaries
$58,033 - $133,788  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology
164 salaries
$32,147 - $94,267  
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
138 salaries
$60,529 - $226,691  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Administration
124 salaries
$39,540 - $118,268  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
123 salaries
$54,988 - $117,498  
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
121 salaries
$33,748 - $102,613  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business Management
118 salaries
$41,006 - $140,636  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Electrical Engineering (EE)
107 salaries
$59,982 - $125,722  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Business & Marketing
105 salaries
$36,237 - $118,089  
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
100 salaries
$39,275 - $109,176  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science (PolySci)
98 salaries
$33,650 - $99,220  
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Business Administration
89 salaries
$40,000 - $148,250  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business & Marketing
87 salaries
$45,226 - $168,009  
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Information Systems (CIS)
84 salaries
$50,372 - $125,255  
Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE), Mechanical Engineering (ME)
82 salaries
$60,793 - $124,946  
Juris Doctor (JD / Law)
80 salaries
$42,212 - $175,128  
Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc), Accounting
78 salaries
$44,488 - $125,819  
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management
78 salaries
$45,218 - $154,340  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13,142

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